Representative Aviation Cases

Coddington, Hicks & Danforth has been instrumental in shaping many of the current aviation laws through our litigation of the original precedent-setting cases. In addition to handling numerous claims and litigation stemming from accidents involving multiple fatalities in general aviation aircraft, our firm has represented clients in major, complex, multidistrict air disaster litigation, including lawsuits resulting from the following:

  • The bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland
  • The hijacking of Pan Am Flight 73 in Karachi, Pakistan
  • The crash of an Air India 747 shortly after departure from Bombay, India
  • Fatal helicopter accident involving the death of Walt Disney Company CEO, Frank Wells
  • Fatal helicopter accident involving the death of 12 passengers and crew in Afghanistan
  • Singapore Airlines Flight SQ006, a 747 that crashed in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Fatal turbulence incident involving United Flight 826 over the Pacific Ocean
  • Aborted takeoff accident involving TWA Flight 843 at JFK International Airport

For More Information About Representative Aviation Cases

To discuss your case with lawyers who are at the forefront of aviation law, call Coddington, Hicks & Danforth at 650-592-5400. We have offices in Redwood City and Santa Monica.